Exotic Pest Reporting
T.W. Mew, International Rice Research Institute, Bugwood.org
Bacterial leaf streak
Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzicola
Bacterial leaf streak (Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzicola) is a bacterial pathogen of Wild Rice and Southern Cutgrass. It is a native of Asia.
This pathogen is seed borne and if introduced, would be hard to control.
06/04/2019 - Nebraska - a hotbed for new plant diseases